Places to Visit & Things to Do - Calgary

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15 Fall Hikes to See Golden Larches in and Around Calgary

The name may not be familiar to you if you are new to Calgary, but if you are a fan of fall colours, you will recognize these… Read more »

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Scenic Drive: Things to Do Along Cowboy Trail/Highway 22 – Alberta

The Cowboy Trail (Highway 22) is a famous driving route in Alberta that takes you from the town of Mayerthorpe (90 minutes from Edmonton), south to Lundbreck,… Read more »

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15 Scenic Road Trips / Drives in Alberta

Alberta is one of the perfect provinces for travelling, especially if you are looking for a pretty drive to keep you entertained. Of course, driving through the… Read more »

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25 Unique Museums to You Should Visit in Alberta

Alberta is home to an astounding number of museums, ranging from tiny sites to museums based on specific items, such as tractors and carriages. As well, the province boasts some of the most unusual museums in the country, including the famous Gopher Museum and the weird Museum of Fear and Wonder.

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50+ Bucket List Ideas for a Summer Staycation in Alberta

Alberta is very much a province of contrasts. With the wild open fields of the prairies, visitors and residents will find endless opportunities to watch incredible sunrises and sunsets and discover the history of farming in the area, not to mention the activities that can go along with this beautiful landscape. Whether you are looking for relaxing activities or adrenaline-pumping adventures, here is a list of 50+ ideas for an Alberta staycation.

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Sunflower Fields and Sunflower Mazes to Visit in Alberta

Flowers gardens attract many and when it comes to the sunflowers, their blossom and charm spread a unique glory across the miles. Make the most of your summer days with your family and friends in the lap of nature with these astonishing sunflower fields and mazes. Alberta is flooded with awe-inspiring scenic beauties and these blossoms of Sunflower fields provide enhanced fascinations to fill your summer with bright yellow memories. Whether you want to brighten your Instagram wall or want a fun family photo, here is a list of Sunflower fields and mazes across Alberta that you can visit.

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Top Things to Do in Sundre

Located in the Mountain View County, approximately 90 minutes northwest of Calgary and 70 minutes northwest of Red Deer, Sundre makes for an ideal day trip destination… Read more »

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25 Places to Visit in Canada with Guinness Records

The Guinness World Records have been around since 1954 and was created by Sir Hugh Beaver who was the Managing Director of the Guinness Brewery at the… Read more »

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25 Day Trip Waterfall Hikes from Calgary

Even though much of the area around Calgary is rolling hills and grassy farmland, there are still many awe-inspiring waterfalls you can explore because of Calgary’s proximity… Read more »

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17 Must Visit Scenic Lookouts In Calgary

Calgary’s location in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains offers a unique opportunity for some great scenic lookouts. Whether it’s rolling farmlands to the east or majestic mountains to the west, Calgary has the scenic lookout you are craving. Not to mention, there are some pretty spectacular city views right in the middle. Explore 17 of our favourite Calgary lookouts. So, hop in the car, grab a Timmiesand check out our must-visit list of scenic lookouts in Calgary.

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25 Urban Walking Trails in Calgary

Since the pandemic hit, one of the most common activities is going for a walk. It’s physically distant and it’s really good for you! If you’re looking… Read more »

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20+ Must Visit Nature Attractions in Southern Alberta

Southern Alberta truly has a little bit of everything. From the rolling foothills of the Rocky Mountains to the wide-open farmlands of the prairies, to the unique… Read more »

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25 Nature Attractions & Parks to Explore in Calgary

Now that the sun’s out and the leaves are budding, it’s time to go out and enjoy the great outdoors. And lucky for us, Calgary has a… Read more »

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25 of the Best Places to Fish in Alberta

Alberta is an exciting province to fish, especially if you’re a trout enthusiast. There are a ton of lakes and rivers in the province that boast excellent… Read more »

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25 Places to Go to See Public Art in Calgary

Looking for something new to do in Calgary while keeping the recommended physical distance? Check out these 25 Public Art Features! You can see many of them… Read more »

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Garden Centres in and Around Calgary

It’s spring! The air is fresh, the snow is melting, and gardening is top of mind. It’s time to start planting seeds indoors, getting the right tools… Read more »

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Canada From Home: Explore Our Stunning National Parks for Free Online

There is much to discover in Canada’s National Parks and not being able to get to them physically shouldn’t stop you from enjoying the fabulous natural areas… Read more »

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Where to Donate Used Items in Calgary

So, you’re getting ready to do some spring cleaning and the pile of donatable goods is getting pretty big. Donating is a great way to give back,… Read more »

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20 Things to Do With Your Girl Friends in Calgary

Bored with your weekly Bachelorette get-togethers and the same old hikes? If you’re looking for a few fun things to do with your gal pals, look no… Read more »

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15 of the Best Irish Pubs in Calgary

With St. Patrick’s Day quickly approaching, here are 15 Irish pubs where you can celebrate in Calgary this year. Why, you ask, do we celebrate this special… Read more »

Rainy Day Fun — Calgary Indoor Attractions: Amusement Centres & Museums

Rainy Day Fun — Calgary Indoor Attractions: Amusement Centres & Museums

When it’s freezing cold, dripping wet or scorching hot, head to these indoor attractions in Calgary for some fun time. Hours are indicative and can change anytime…. Read more »

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15 One-of-a Kind Places to Shop in Calgary

Calgary is full of hidden gems when it comes to shopping. Whether it’s gifts for other people or you’re looking for that perfect item to take home… Read more »

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25 Things to Do in Drumheller during Winter

Not just for the dinosaurs (anymore) Drumheller, Alberta, is known as the “Dinosaur Capitol of the World” and it’s a unique place to explore any time of… Read more »

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10 Places offering Cooking Classes in Calgary

Whether your level of cooking skill is burning water or flambé extraordinaire, there’s something for you to learn at these 10 Places to take Cooking Classes in Calgary. There’s basics, like how to make a grocery list and the difference between diced and sliced, and there’s not-no-basic, like Persian cuisine and chocolate ganache. The city has great offerings for kids, too, so they can get a head start on cooking and teamwork skills that will serve them well throughout their life, in and out of the kitchen.